Consorzio Interuniversitario per lo sviluppo dei Sistemi a Grande Interfase
Center for Colloid and Surface Science

Personal information

Position: Permanent Staff

Email: matteo.gigli@unive.it

Phone: +39 041 234 865

Location: Venice


Fields of Interest and Expertise

Synthesis and characterization of biopolymers for packaging and biomedical purposes.

Ion-exchange and size-exclusion membranes for energy applications.

Nanostructures from biomaterials, such as polyphenols and polysaccharides.

Carbon fibers from renewable resources.

Electrospinning.

 

Teaching

Inorganic chemistry and Laboratory (LT. Chemistry and Sustainable Technologie, Univ. Venice)

Chemistry of transition elements and Laboratory (LS Chemistry and Sustainable Technologies, Univ. Venice)

General chemistry (LT Environmental Science, Univ. Venice)

 

Curriculum Vitae

2009: Ms.C. in Chemical and Process Engineering at the University of Bologna. Thesis title: “Laccase from Coriolopsis polyzona and its use in cross-linked enzyme aggregates”

2013: Ph.D. in Industrial Chemistry, University of Bologna. Thesis title: “Novel etheroatom containing aliphatic polyesters for biomedical and environmental applications”

2013-2015: Postdoctoral Fellow, University of Freiburg. Development of bio-based monomers for sustainable thermosets.

2016-2019: Postdoctoral Fellow, University of Roma Tor Vergata. Synthesis and characterization of membranes for energy applications.

2019 – present: Researcher (tenure track position) for General and Inorganic Chemistry, Ca’Foscari University of Venice

 

Awards

2013: SciFinder Future Leaders in Chemistry.

2014: AICIng best PhD Thesis Award.

Unit

Publications

Lignin-based nano-enabled agriculture: A mini-review

- Matteo Gigli - Fellet G. - Pilotto L. - Sgarzi M. - Marchiol L. - Claudia Crestini
Frontiers in Plant Science

The Laccase-Lig Multienzymatic Multistep System in Lignin Valorization

- Vignali E. - Matteo Gigli - Cailotto S. - Pollegioni L. - Rosini E. - Claudia Crestini
ChemSusChem

N-Doped Carbon Dot Hydrogels from Brewing Waste for Photocatalytic Wastewater Treatment

- Cailotto S. - Massari D. - Matteo Gigli - Campalani C. - Massimo Bonini - You S. - Vomiero A. - Selva M. - Perosa A. - Claudia Crestini
ACS Omega

Crosslinked sulfonated poly(phenylene sulfide sulfone) membranes for vanadium redox flow batteries

- Matteo Gigli - Mecheri B. - Licoccia S. - D'Epifanio A.
Sustainable Materials and Technologies

Enzymatic synthesis of biobased polyesters utilizing aromatic diols as the rigid component

- Pellis A. - Weinberger S. - Matteo Gigli - Guebitz G.M. - Farmer T.J.
European Polymer Journal

Improving the flexibility and compostability of starch/poly(butylene cyclohexanedicarboxylate)-based blends

- Dominici F. - Matteo Gigli - Armentano I. - Genovese L. - Luzi F. - Torre L. - Munari A. - Lotti N.
Carbohydrate Polymers

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